Monthly Archives: September 2013

Monday Morning Quarterback: Bears-Lions (09.29.13)

September 30th, 2013 - 7:31 am

If you hadn’t watched Sunday’s Bears-Lions game and you were told that the Bears scored 32 points, Jay Cutler completed 57% of his passes for 317 yards and two touchdowns, and the Bears’ defense recorded three takeaways, you probably would …

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2013 NFL Predictions: Week 4

September 28th, 2013 - 1:00 pm

A look at my NFL weekly predictions for Week 4. Point spreads come from bovada.lv on Saturday afternoon. Early game spreads come from early day. Full predictions to be released Saturday. Last Week: 8-8 Last Week against the spread: 4-11-1 …

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Game Preview: Chicago Bears (3-0) at Detroit Lions (2-1)

September 28th, 2013 - 10:04 am

The Bears will get their biggest test to date on Sunday when they clash with the Detroit Lions in a division battle for first place in the NFC North. All week, there have been comments coming from Detroit trying to …

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Four Downs: Keys to beating the Lions (09/29/13)

September 25th, 2013 - 8:52 pm

A look at four keys for the Bears to beat the Detroit Lions. 1. Don’t leave Reggie Bush alone in space Lions running back Reggie Bush missed last week with a knee injury but he reportedly will be ready to …

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The Depth Chart: 2013 NFL Week 4 Power Rankings

September 24th, 2013 - 7:32 pm

Here’s a look at my NFL power rankings for Week 4 of the 2013 season. RANK. TEAM NAME (PREVIOUS RANK)(RECORD) Denver Broncos (1)(3-0) — They just keep rolling, this time cruising past the Raiders. Seattle Seahawks (2)(3-0) — As expected, …

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Monday Morning Quarterback: Bears-Steelers (09.22.13)

September 23rd, 2013 - 9:00 am

For a short stretch in the third quarter of the Bears’ 40-23 victory over the Steelers Sunday night, it appeared as if we were going to see a close fourth-quarter finish for the third time in as many weeks this …

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2013 NFL Predictions: Week 3

September 21st, 2013 - 3:00 pm

A look at my NFL weekly predictions for Week 3. Point spreads come from bovada.lv on Saturday afternoon. Early game spreads come from early day. Full predictions to be released Saturday. Last Week: 12-4 Last Week against the spread: 7-9 …

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Game Preview: Chicago Bears (2-0) at Pittsburgh Steelers (0-2)

September 21st, 2013 - 1:00 pm

Sunday night, prime time, national television audience. And on top of it, it’s the first road game of the season for the Chicago Bears. This is not exactly the ideal scenario for them. Then again, they’re not playing one of …

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Bears head coach Marc Trestman, on tight end Martellus Bennett

September 19th, 2013 - 10:15 am

“Martellus is from a different place.” -Bears head coach Marc Trestman, on tight end Martellus Bennett’s comment in which he compares Trestman to Willy Wonka.

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Four Downs: Keys to beating the Steelers (09/22/13)

September 19th, 2013 - 6:47 am

A look at four keys for the Bears to beat the Pittsburgh Steelers. 1. Increase pressure on Ben Roethlisberger The Bears are 2-0 and it feels great and a football fan should accept wins as they come, no matter how …

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